São Tomé & Principe

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São Tomé & Principe
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Location
Region Africa
Subregion Middle Africa
BioRegion Afrotropical Region
Diversity
Subfamilies 3
Genera 9
Endemic Genera 0
% Endemic Genera 0.0%
Species/Subspecies 16
Endemic Species 8
% Endemic Species 50.0%
Introduced Species 0

The following valid species and subspecies of ants are known to occur in Sao Tome and Principe. Unidentified and undescribed species will be added to this list as identifications are verified and taxonomic revisions are published. This species list is based upon the effort of many ant collectors as well as myrmecologists who have published on the taxonomy of Sao Tome and Principe ants. Those who have specimen records that expand this list are encouraged to submit this information in the discussion section of the Sao Tome and Principe Ants web page. Please advise if any corrections are warranted.

Camponotus

Hypoponera

Myrmicaria

Nylanderia

Ophthalmopone

Plectroctena

Psalidomyrmex

Strumigenys

Tetramorium